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Month: September 2017

Illinois group sees ‘red flags’ in denial of mental-health payments

By lynseybates / September 29, 2017 / Comments Off on Illinois group sees ‘red flags’ in denial of mental-health payments

September 19, 2017 | By Dean Olsen Frequent denials of payment for substance-abuse and mental-health services in Illinois are creating unnecessary barriers to treatment despite an ongoing opioid crisis, a … Read more

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Report: Payments for treatment of addictions, mental illness often denied

By holly / September 21, 2017 / Comments Off on Report: Payments for treatment of addictions, mental illness often denied

By Dean Olsen, Staff Writer State Journal-Register Sep 19, 2017 at 7:51 PM   Frequent denials of payment for substance-abuse and mental-health services in Illinois are creating unnecessary barriers to treatment … Read more

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Insurers often deny coverage for mental health, addiction treatment, report says

By holly / September 21, 2017 / Comments Off on Insurers often deny coverage for mental health, addiction treatment, report says

Lisa SchenckerContact Reporter Chicago Tribune   Insurers are denying coverage to many Illinois residents for certain mental health services and addiction treatments, according to a new survey of hospitals, psychiatrists … Read more

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Rules Of The Road For Succeeding In College With A Mood Disorder

By lynseybates / September 1, 2017 / Comments Off on Rules Of The Road For Succeeding In College With A Mood Disorder

August 23, 2017 | By Sharon Carnahan, Ph.D. You’ve done it! High school is over and it’s time for college. Everyone is just so proud… and you’re alternating between wildly … Read more

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Google taps National Alliance on Mental Illness to add depression screener to search

By lynseybates / September 1, 2017 / Comments Off on Google taps National Alliance on Mental Illness to add depression screener to search

August 29, 2017 | By Jonah Comstock While Google the company — now known as Alphabet — has spun its health operations into several growing subsidiaries, Google the search engine … Read more

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